Tag Archives: sorrow

He sees the upper and we the under

My life is but a weaving Between my God and me. I cannot choose the colors He weaveth steadily. Oft’ times He weaveth sorrow; And I in foolish pride Forget He sees the upper And I the underside. Not ’til … Continue reading

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Alone.

Alone can be nice. Alone can mean a moment away from all the busyness. Alone can mean time to mentally  process. But alone, away from, or even in the middle of all the busyness, can also mean loneliness. When alone means … Continue reading

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what you would have asked for

Pithy, precise, profound — those are the kinds of quotes God often uses to quicken and soften our hearts. A wise, couple-sentence summation of God’s truth often stills my anxious heart, or alerts me to lies I’m believing in the … Continue reading

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A soul made well

When peace, like a  river, attendeth my way, when sorrows like sea billows roll; whatever my lot, thou has taught me to say, it is well, it is well, with my soul. Though Satan should buffet, though trials should come, … Continue reading

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